Why should mom cook on Mother's Day?
These Mother's Day recipes are easy enough for kids to make all by themselves. From fruit smoothies to yogurt parfaits to lemon bars, there's something here for everyone.
Don't Miss: Mother's Day Desserts
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If the kids can operate a blender, they can make these easy fruit smoothies. They taste great, they're super healthy, and they go with everything. Even better: No mess for mom to clean up later.
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These blueberry muffins are tender and light, and bursting with blueberries. They are super easy to mix together and only require one bowl! Easy clean up and easy assembly!
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These coconut scones are wonderfully buttery and flaky. The sweet-tart lemon glaze makes them taste like they came from a wonderful bakery.
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This recipe gives kids a chance to chop (young ones will need supervision and help, of course), squeeze thawed frozen spinach dry, layer the ingredients in a baking dish, whisk the eggs and more. The crunchy cornflake topping on this casserole is always a hit with both kids and adults.Continue to 5 of 10 below.
05 of 10Everyone likes these French toast sticks. As with all French toast recipes, the trick is using day-old bread. It soaks up the custard better than fresh bread. For variety, try using a cinnamon raisin bread or whole wheat bread for this recipe.
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This layered breakfast casserole recipe is easy enough for kids to make (with a little help from a parent), yet still, enough for them to do to make them feel like they're really cooking. And the best part is you can have the leftovers for dinner!
07 of 10A sweet and creamy vanilla pudding tops this fresh fruit salad that is as easy to make as it is delicious to eat. Feel free to use whatever fruits you like or whatever is in season for this recipe. I tend to avoid fruits like apples that brown easily, but berries (any kind), oranges, pineapple and grapes all work well.
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Even people who don't like peas will enjoy this fresh pea salad. The crunchy peanuts and salty bacon make this a kid-pleasing salad that's as easy to make as it is enjoyable to eat.Continue to 9 of 10 below.
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This cool and creamy pistachio pudding recipe works as either a side dish or a dessert. Either way, Watergate salad is delicious and this is definitely one of those Mother's Day recipes that's easy enough for the kids to make all by themselves.
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Sugar cones make this no-bake dessert a snap for kids to make. Try garnishing with mini chocolate chips instead of pistachios.
Don't Miss: No Bake Desserts